Hindhead tunnel closures for improvements announced

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THE Hindhead tunnel will be closed seven more times by March 1 for engineering works.

The A3 tunnel, which opened in 2011, will be shut in both directions for electricity supply improvements.

Diversions will be in place on Friday, January 31; Saturday, February 1; Friday, February 7; Saturday, February 8; Thursday, February, 27; Friday, February 28 and Saturday, March, 1.

Closures will take place between 10pm and 6am on Monday, Thursdays and Fridays, and between 9pm and 9am on Saturdays.